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Intra-articular, subcutaneous, and intravenous therapies

Edited by Susan M. Oliver

in Oxford Handbook of Musculoskeletal Nursing

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

ISBN: 9780199238330
Published online August 2010 | e-ISBN: 9780199597994 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780199238330.003.0018

Series: Oxford Medical Handbooks

Intra-articular, subcutaneous, and intravenous therapies

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Intra-articular injections: overview - Drugs used in administrating intra-articular injections - Preparation and management of those receiving intra-articular joint injections - Contraindications to intra-articular steroid injections and post-treatment advice - Subcutaneous therapies: overview - Patient self-administration of subcutaneous therapies - Frequently asked questions: subcutaneous therapies - Intravenous therapies: overview - Abatacept - Ibandronate - Iloprost - Infliximab - Methylprednisolone - Pamidronate - Rituximab

Chapter.  8248 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Rheumatology

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